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Greencard Ladies Golf Breaks Celtic Manor Resort, Wales
This stand alone event is open to ladies only and brings together the combination of an organised golf event within a relaxed break at one of the leading golf resorts in the country. You will be staying in five star accommodation and will be able to enjoy the full facilities of the world renowned Celtic Manor Resort including Championship golf courses, award winning spa treatments, stunning leisure facilities and a range of amazing dining options from an eye popping afternoon tea to delicious seafood, steak, and Asian cuisine.
The Celtic Manor Resort is a prestigious five star resort set in 2,000 acres of rolling parkland in the beautiful Usk Valley, South Wales and is well known across the golfing globe for the quality of the accommodation, golf courses and facilities. It has won many accolades and awards including being host venue of memorable 2010 Ryder Cup and the 2014 NATO Summit. More recently it has been named ‘Best UK Hotel 2017’ by M&IT, ‘Ultimate Golf Resort 2016’ by the 59 Club, the Readers’ Choice Best UK Hotel Spa and celebrated six category wins in the 2015 Spa Traveller Awards.
We chose the Celtic Manor as our venue for what we hope to become a regular event on our calendar due its location, both ease of access and the fact it is set in 2,000 acres of rolling parkland in the beautiful Usk Valley, South Wales, and the
We will be aiming to create a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere that both takes in some friendly competitive golf on the famous courses, but also allows enough time for you to be able to enjoy the other exceptional world-class facilities that make up the exclusive Celtic Manor Collection. We’d love you to join us and help make this the first of many future a memorable and friendly ladies golf breaks.
Greencard Ladies Golf Breaks 2018 – Accommodation
The Manor House Hotel
Long before the new Resort was built, the historic Manor House was recognised to be one of the finest hotels in the United Kingdom. It was awarded the Egon Ronay’s top prize for five consecutive years.
This beautiful 19th century building has retained much of its original character and historic period features such as sweeping double width wooden staircase, stained glass windows, luxurious wood paneling and open fireplaces.
The bedrooms have recently been beautifully re-designed to give a modern, stylish new look featuring chic and stylish décor and stunning en-suites with warm towels, a bath, shower and luxury toiletries. Being just a few metres away from the large main hotel the atmosphere within the Manor House is much more personal and private giving the feel of a charming country house retreat break with close friends.
Images from The Manor House Hotel Celtic Manor Resort, Wales
The magnificent Manor House is also home to two restaurants including Cen, Asian inspired cuisine by Larkin Cen, 2013 finalist of BBC’s MasterChef and two bars where you can relax together on deep comfortable sofas and enjoy an early evening, or late night, cocktail!
All of the Celtic Manor facilities are within a short distance and can be accessed within minutes, so if you’ve booked a spa treatment, have a dining reservation or need to get to the first tee you will never be far away.
For what we are hoping to create from this event we think the Manor House will provide a perfect venue where you can enjoy the luxury of the larger resort, but also relax within a more intimate environment.
2018 Greencard Ladies Golf Holidays Celtic Manor Golf Course Overviews
We will be playing a 54 hole stableford competition over 3 rounds of two of the Celtic Manor golf courses. Both courses have hosted porfessional championships including the Welsh Open plus a European Seniors event. They will offer you some challenging but enjoyable holes with some spectacular views of the Usk Valley countryside. Along with the 3 rounds included in this ladies golf break we can help to organise additional golf on the Celtic Manor courses including the Ryder Cup Tewnty Ten course. We can also arrange tuition at the golf academy if you would like to test your game using some of the amazing technology they have available.*
Montgomerie Golf Course
Offering a spectacular par 69 challenge, the legendary Colin Montgomerie has called on all his Ryder Cup experience to create a course with many exciting tests of strategy. Spectacular views abound with dramatic tee shots over valleys and breathtaking downhill shots.
The spectacular 3rd Hole was featured in the book “1001 Golf Holes You Must Play Before You Die”. The course also includes two long par fives, a number of short scoring opportunity par fours and testing par threes – it all adds up to an exciting and rewarding challenge.
Images from the Montgomerie Golf Course at Celtic Manor Resort, Wales
Opened in 1995 this was ranked ‘the top inland course in Wales’ by Golf Monthly Magazine. Overlooking the Severn Estuary with views across to Somerset and Devon, it is named after the many Roman roads that criss-cross it and was shaped to avoid disrupting any remains.
The course was host venue for The Celtic Manor Wales Open from 2005 to 2007 and has held several other pro tournaments. The Roman Road golf course is bordered by woodland, and presents challenging features including some long open fairways plus a number of twists and turns through trees and across lakes and streams.
Images from the Roman Road Golf Course at Celtic Manor Resort, Wales
*Please note any additional golf or tuition at the Celtic Manor Golf Academy organised by Greencard Golf Holidays is subject to availability and extra cost. If you would like us to make enquiries on your behalf please let us know as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.
Greencard Ladies Golf Breaks 2018 – Leisure & Spa Facilities
Whilst the focus of our golf holidays are by nature the golf we also wanted to offer you the opportunity to relax and unwind in style. Within the Celtic Manor Resort there are a whole range of activities from archery to hot stone massages – however you want to relax you will probably find it here!
There are two spa’s within the resort. The award winning Forum, please see below for more details and the Ocius Treatment Rooms which are based within the Golf Club Cluhouse. There is also a hair and beauty salon and the new Champagne and Beauty bar where you can sit and sip while enjoying your treatments! Each is designed with your luxury and relaxation in mind. The spa’s have a full range of treatments focused on relieving any stresses and strains after a long day on the golf course. There is also the stunning swimming pool which thanks to it’s “open sky” roof is one of the most photographed in the country.
For the more adventurous there are also a number of outdoor activities including forest zip lines, foot golf, laser clay shooting, archery and adventure golf. If you have any questions or would like to make any reservations please call us on +44 (0)1249 821507.
The Forum Spa
Voted Readers’ Choice Best UK Hotel Spa and six category wins in the 2015 Spa Traveller Awards, The Forum Spa will offer you the finest treatments and the most contemporary therapies available.
Leisure & Spa Images from The Celtic Manor Resort
The Forum Spa comprises of 16 beautifully appointed treatment rooms which are designed to create a tranquil atmosphere where you can relax and unwind. The whole experience is tailored to make you feel welcome when you arrive and rejuvenated, restored and relaxed of your stresses after a round on the golf course.
Below are a selection of the treatments available for you during your stay. If you would like to make an appointment then please let us know before the event and we will be happy to help.
The Forum Spa Signature Collection
This 50 minute facial is personalised to your specific skin type and aims at leaving a fresh feeling and healthier complexion.
Signature Hot Stones Massage
The hot stone massage provides a very healing and effective experience by encouraging blood flow throughout your body. This type of massage has a sedative effect that can help you relieve chronic pain, reduce stress and promote deep relaxation.
Additional treatments include:
- Body energy boosting and musclease therapy
- Envigorating body scrubs and wraps
- Forum beauty essentials including cleansing, toning and tanning
- Sensitive facial touch-treatments
Greencard Ladies Golf Holidays 2018 Celtic Manor Resort – Dining & Bars
From relaxed and easy dining perfect for a informal style dinner party style to more formal fine dining, whatever, tickles your tastebuds it can be accommodated at the Celtic Manor Resort with some fantastic dining options all within easy reach.
There are eight unique culinary experiences and seven bars on offer across the Celtic Manor Collection. Within the Resort Hotel there is The Olive Tree & Garden Room with its spectacular international evening buffet, elegant Afternoon Teas and Sunday lunches. You can also choose from gourmet dining in one of our two stunning Signature restaurants, the 3 AA Rosette flagship fine dining Epicure by Richard Davies and the 2 AA Rosette Steak on Six.
Within our own Manor House you’ll find two restaurants including Cen, serving Asian inspired cuisine by Larkin Cen, 2013 finalist of BBC’s MasterChef and two intimate bars.
Dining Images from The Celtic Manor Resort
For a change of scenery choose from The Grill at The Celtic Manor Golf Clubhouse with its relaxed informal dining and panoramic golf course views, or award-winning Rafters, the stunning restaurant at The Twenty Ten Course Clubhouse offering simple and elegant cuisine, from locally reared beef to fresh fish and seafood.
A few miles upstream in an idyllic spot on the river is the 2 AA Rosette award-winning Newbridge on Usk country inn, offering lovingly cooked modern British fare featuring fresh ingredients from it’s own kitchen garden.
Also available at the nearby Coldra Court Hotel, is The Rib Smokehouse and Grill where you can enjoy intensely flavoured southern influenced cooking, treated with an exclusive House Rub and cooked low and slow on timber smoked Redneck ovens.
Greencard Ladies Golf Breaks 2018 – How to Get There, Celtic Manor Resort
The Celtic Manor Resort is situated only two hours from London and is easily accessible from the M4 motorway, allowing easy access from all major UK cities.
- 2 hours from London Heathrow
- 45 minutes from Bristol and Cardiff airports
- 1¾ hours from Birmingham airport
- Direct train service from London Paddington to Newport station, just three miles from the hotel.
- 2 minutes from junction 24 of the M4 motorway
Greencard Ladies Golf Breaks 2018 Dates & Pricing
Price & Date Information
Dates: 7 – 9 July 2018
Single Supplement: £tbc